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One day of C2E2 just isn’t enough! We have incredible content happening all weekend long. We don’t want you to miss out, so we’ve provided easy instructions on how to upgrade your single day badge(s) to a 3-Day Badge.

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Hey Chicago, I'm C2E2!

Enjoy a weekend that is all about you! You're invited to the only comic, cosplay, and pop culture convention in the heart of downtown Chicago! We've gathered your favorite celebrities, unique exhibitors, incredible comic artists, and larger-than-life literary authors, along with you of course, into one place to celebrate the fandoms you love. We have something for everyone, from a Show Floor packed with top exhibitors, autograph sessions, panels, screening rooms, exclusives, After Dark events and a massive Artist Alley. If you've always dreamed of attending the biggest geek party in the Midwest, then look no further. This is your weekend to get wild and be free with other nerdy Chicagoans. Epic memories and awesome friendships await you at C2E2, the show created for you.

Show Features

  • C2e2 After Dark
  • c2e2 Artist Alley
  • C2e2 Cosplay Central
  • c2e2 Family HQ
  • c2e2 Gaming Zone
  • c2e2 Pop Asia
  • c2e2 The Yard

Download the C2E2 Mobile App

Download the C2E2 Mobile app to manage your schedule, favorite panels and autographing sessions, view maps, and get instant updates from the C2E2 team.


Photo Ops and Autographs Onsale Now!

Stand side by side with your favorite C2E2 guest and make a memory that will last a lifetime. How awesome will it be to have photographic evidence to prove you were standing THAT close to Mark Ruffalo or Laura Bailey. Your friends will be in awe, and you’ll have an incredible souvenir you can frame and treasure forever!

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Rep Official Merch at C2E2 (and all year long)

Superheroes have capes and C2E2 has exclusives! Take a look at our Official C2E2 merchandise to upgrade your wardrobe and represent your favorite hometown show. Find all of it at the Official C2E2 Show Store on the Show Floor.

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Navigate your way around c2e2

From finding your way around the Show Floor to locating panel & special event rooms, our official show maps will point you in the right direction - literally. View them on the web or print them out for easy navigation of McCormick Place all weekend long.

C2E2 Maps

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